Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Michael Vincent Langsdorf

North County Police Cooperative, Missouri

End of Watch Sunday, June 23, 2019

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Reflections for Police Officer Michael Vincent Langsdorf

Rest in peace Officer Langsdorf.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 28, 2020

Walk well, my Brother. (Inuit Prayer)

Donnie Bowerman
Retired LEO

December 11, 2019

Its been six months and not one day has gone by that your sacrifice has not been thought of and reflected on.
Your service, dedication to the community you served, and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.
God bless you Sir, as well as your family and friends.

Chief Jeff Welge
Bella Villa, Mo. Police Department

November 27, 2019

Mike you were a great police officer, peron, and friend. I'm glad we were able to work together for some many years. You will always be remembered as, "City Mike". Take care brother rest in peace.

Det. Bobby Bayes (Retired)
St. Louis County PD/Kirkwood PD

August 22, 2019

My heart will always ache for your family. Losing you was so senseless. I will often pray for your family and coworkers. My son is in an area not far from yours.

Lori M.
Mom with Moms Back the Blue
Saint Louis County Police Dept

August 15, 2019

Rest easy brother. You will never be forgotten as long as I’m alive. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Patrolman Kyle Weiss
Ste. Genevieve Police Department

July 9, 2019

Rest in peace brother, we have the watch now. Thank you for your service, you will not be forgotten. God bless the family, friends, and co-workers of Officer Langsdorf during this time of tragic and senseless loss.

Deputy Donnie Meaders (retired)
Okfuskee County Sheriff's Office (OK)

July 9, 2019

"The Final Inspection"
The policeman stood and faced his God,
Which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining.
Just as brightly as his brass.
"Step forward now, policeman.
How shall I deal with you?
Have you always turned the other cheek?
To My church have you been true?"
The policeman squared his shoulders and said, "No, Lord, I guess I ain't,
Because those of us who carry badges can't always be a saint.
I've had to work most Sundays,
and at times my talk was rough,
and sometimes I've been violent,
Because the streets are awfully tough.
But I never took a penny,
That wasn't mine to keep....
Though I worked a lot of overtime
When the bills got just too steep.
And I never passed a cry for help,
Though at times I shook with fear.
And sometimes, God forgive me,
I've wept unmanly tears.
I know I don't deserve a place
Among the people here.
They never wanted me around
Except to calm their fear.
If you've a place for me here,
Lord, It needn't be so grand.
I never expected or had too much,
But if you don't.....I'll understand.
There was silence all around the throne
Where the saints had often trod.
As the policeman waited quietly,
For the judgment of his God.
"Step forward now, policeman,
You've borne your burdens well.
Come walk a beat on Heaven's streets,
You've done your time in hell."
Author Unknown

Sergeant Chad Miner
Powell Police department
Powell, Wyoming

July 5, 2019

Rest in Peace 347!!!

Patrolman Ryan Drury, DSN 218
Crystal City Police Department

July 1, 2019

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers during this difficult time. Your service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Thomas H. Kelly Jr., ASAC
Federal Air Marshal Service

July 1, 2019

On behalf of the Park Rangers at Tower Grove Park we send our deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers to Police Officer Michael Langsdorf's family, and all of his brothers and sister in Blue.

Chief S. Laughlin
Tower Grove Park Rangers

July 1, 2019

Such a sad day even today see you soon brother

Future police Nick T
Future nypd

June 30, 2019

Thank you for your service. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Sgt. Chris Walsh
Ontario Provincial Police

June 30, 2019

Mike, you were truly one of a kind and will be sorely missed. Thank you for your friendship and good times. RIP my brother.

Sgt Sean Conner
Kirkwood Police Department, Kirkwood. MO

June 30, 2019

Officer Langsdorf, for 17 years, you put your life on the line unselfishly so that others may be safe. Your reward in heaven will be abundant as all good deeds do not go unnoticed by our all-loving, all-generous God. May He immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jess Espinosa

June 29, 2019

Rest in peace Ofc. Langsdorf. My thoughts & prayers are with your family, friends, and the members of the NCPC during this most difficult and tragic time.

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department

June 29, 2019

On behalf of the Klamath County Sheriff's Office in Klamath Falls Oregon, we send our sincerest sympathy in the recent loss of your Officer, Michael Langsdorf, in the line of duty. It is always a huge loss when a fellow officer makes the ultimate sacrifice. His bravery and courage to protect and serve your community has not gone unnoticed. Also our thoughts and prayers to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department where Officer Langsdorf had previously served.

Sheriff Chris Kaber
Klamath County Sheriff's Office

June 28, 2019

On behalf of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, our thoughts and prayers are with the immediate family of Police Officer Michael Langsdorf and the extended law enforcement family of the North County Police Cooperative, Missouri.

End of Watch Sunday, June 23, 2019

Rest in Peace brother and watch over us. We will protect and serve from here on in your honor.

I fight not for glory or fame, for they are momentary. I fight for those who can't. I fight for Justice. I fight for the oppressed and the down trodden. And if I should lose my life for these just causes, then I have no regrets, For I serve to protect the innocent. It matters not where or when, for evil knows no boundaries. Be it fire, flood, or the threat of tyranny, I will not flee. Justice is my weapon. Faith is my shield. Hope is my armor. Cry not at my passing, for it was my Honor to fight for you. Shed not tears of sorrow, But tears of joy, for now, I stand with God.

By Jon F. Hooper

"Greater love hath no man than this; that a man lay down his life for his friends."

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

June 28, 2019

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of fallen Officer Michael Langsdorf, as well as the entire North County Co-OP Police Department. Gone too soon. Rest in Peace, brother.

Special Agent C. Orlando
Federal Bureau of Investigation

June 28, 2019

I don't know you or your family, but my uncle is a retired police officer & I'm very saddened that your family had lost you. It takes a special person to be a police officer and I want to thank you for taking up the call & protecting the rest of us. My mom used to say, "God bless you real good" and your loved ones, & again, thank you.

Sharon Muir, civilian
Retired mental health counselor

June 27, 2019

Rest in Peace Brother

Sgt. CCB (Ret)

June 27, 2019

Rest in peace brother.

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

June 26, 2019

Thank you, Police Officer Michael Langsdorf,

I am saddened to learn of your early and tragic demise. I just want to say THANK YOU for all you have done for your community. My heart and prayers are with your family, the Department and Community. May GOD bless YOU exceedingly abundantly. We are missing you and I pray for your peace and rewards in the heaven.

Kim Durham
Davis Police Department - Daughter

June 26, 2019

Thank you Officer Langsdorf for your hard work and dedication and for paying the ultimate sacrifice for the fine folks in the great state of Missouri. You are a true American HERO. My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers. May you forever rest in peace, my brother.


Sergeant Mitchell G. Cheselka (Retired)
Orange County Sheriff, California
Polk County Sheriff, Oregon

June 26, 2019

I never got to meet Officer Langsdorf, but I'm so greatfull to to know so many Police Officers in the restaurant I work at & I'll continue doing my best to bring smiles to their faces. I appreciate every 1 of you so much!!

Lord: Please continue to show me how to pray for these brave, wonderfull Public Servants.

Keith G.
Dining Room Host

June 26, 2019

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